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Kryton Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Friday, January 18, 2019

The Iowa-based Kryton group of companies, including Kryton Engineered Metals, Filtered Air Solution Technologies and Twisted Metals, has achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification.

AutoForm Acquires Logopress

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Progressive die rendering using Logopress3 and SolidWorks by Dassault Systèmes AutoForm software enables users to simulate the entire progressive die stamping process.”
AutoForm, a Swiss provider of software solutions for the sheetmetal industry, has acquired Logopress, a French provider of die-design software for the tool-and-die industry. With the merger comes synergies from a technical standpoint, as the two product lines and development teams are complementary.

“We have been observing AutoForm products with high regard for many years,” says Logopress General Manager Yves Thizy. “We have met prospects and long-standing customers who considered the combination of Logopress3 and AutoForm software as the perfect solution for their simulation and tool-design needs. Today, this partnership is a reality.”

“With the integration of Logopress into AutoForm, we can enlarge our product portfolio,” says Markus Thomma, corporate marketing director at AutoForm. “Through sharing and combining our mutual know-how, we can better serve our customers.”

Check-Mate Announces $16-million Expansion Plans

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Check-Mate Industries, a West Babylon, NY-based tool and die, stampings and assemblies manufacturer for the handgun and rifle-magazines industry, announced plans to expand in southwest Georgia. The company’s $16-million expansion will create 230 jobs and take place over a five-year period. Check-Mate's services include tool and die design and fabrication, metal stamping up to 330 tons, fine blanking, prototyping, CNC machining, wire EDM, assembly, isotropic surface finishing, deburring, heat treating, finishing, and packaging.





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